On going problem with ML430 - Mercedes-Benz Forum

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-20-2010, 11:18 AM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Newbie
 
Date registered: Oct 2010
Posts: 4
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
On going problem with ML430

Okay everyone i know youve probably seen this post a lot but i have a serious situation and before i start going to spend more money and time i have a few questions about this 430 headache.

6 months ago the inlaw bought this truck (bad mistake), i pushed him not too due to all the horror stories about them but guess what, he bought it for his wife. 3 months later he has a problem with it where when hot it shuts down and cant start it back up. being a tech i automatically assume the crank sensor, replaced it. 3 months later the inlaw goes grocery shopping car dies out on the middle of the road she said she was pushing the throttle but no response, car inop. So i get it towed let it cool and nothing. Wait a day go to start, runs for a second then dies. Getting fuel cause i flooded the cylinders "oooops", checked spark and its good, it cranks but just wont start. Now my questions are these

-Can that cps really go bad after 3 months cause they really look cheap
-I noticed the key is kinda worn and they only have one key. theyre automatic doorlocks stopped working a while ago, could the no start be related to the theft system.
-I replaced bank 1 cat converter cause it was faulty, but then had evap codes shortly after and it wasnt due to loose gas cap or faulty gas cap cause i tried with another of the same model that i got from wreckers. If there is a problem with the evap system will this cause a no start.
-Can someone help me here before i get it towed into a lake, i just want to get it running cause now they want to get rid of it.
Glow is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-20-2010, 11:41 AM
BenzWorld Elite
 
Date registered: Jul 2004
Posts: 4,735
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Quoted: 278 Post(s)
I would think you would be better off posting in the W163 M-class forum below.
deanyel is online now  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Mercedes-Benz Forums > General Mercedes-Benz

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Mercedes-Benz Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











  • Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
     
    Thread Tools
    Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
    Email this Page Email this Page
    Display Modes
    Linear Mode Linear Mode



    Similar Threads
    Topic Author Forum Replies Last Post
    Problem with my ML430 Mike Beddows General Mercedes-Benz 1 04-22-2010 01:11 PM
    01 ML430 TeleAid Problem dean1969 W163 M-Class 3 08-01-2006 08:47 PM
    '01 ML430 Navigation problem jaydee427 W163 M-Class 2 11-25-2005 01:28 PM
    Problem on '99 ML430 MillTek W163 M-Class 1 10-04-2003 10:18 AM
    Help with ML430 and S500 problem. I-Drive-Benz Audio & Telematics Forum 1 06-13-2003 06:52 PM

    Posting Rules  
    You may post new threads
    You may post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is On
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are On
    Pingbacks are On
    Refbacks are On

     

    Title goes here

    close
    video goes here
    description goes here. Read Full Story
    For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome